For too long there has been relatively little EE focus on multifamily, but some new programs have recently started. This group gives us a venue to share our experiences on cost effective audit & retrofit strategies and analysis tool needs.See More
Linda Wigington distinguished between deep retrofits & deep energy reductions, thus expanding the range of strategies & tactics from which we might propose when engaging with people, the ones who choose.See More
In this group, members share an array of images from the field, showing the kinds of issues encountered by home performance professionals in real homes. Each tells a story of how hidden (but fixable) problems in homes can cause high energy bills.
This appears to be a cellulose type insulation. Recently we have seen more manufactures use recycled cardboard in their manufacturing process because it is less costly, and abundant for them to purchase. It could very well be one of…"
I just reviewed the power point, and kudos to Mr. Tierney for his vision. We are a home performance contracting firm that has been doing weatherization for the CAP's for four years now, we have seen some agencies that are hiring…"
This is really great news. We must be clear about the results that we are, or are not producing if we expect to continue funding at a level remotley close to where it has been.
The weatherization program has played a very important role in…"
HVAC design, Manuals J, S, T, & D, Duct leakage, Air flow, ENERGY STAR new home requirements, and more. Since heating & cooling are such a big part of home energy use, understanding HVAC is critical.See More